1. physics

    Two men are carrying a 9.00-m telephone pole that has a mass of 115 kg. If the center of gravity of the pole is 3.00 m from the right end, and the men lift the poles at the ends, how much weight must each man support?
  2. Physics help quick!

    22. What does it mean for a force to act in accordance with an inverse square law? The square of the force is inversely proportional to the distance. The force decreases if the distance increases. The force is directly proportional to 1/r2 where r is the distance. The force is...
  3. south pole expl.

    What are the accomplishments by Robert Scott in his two antarctic expeditions?
  4. calculus

    The moment of inertia about the pole(origin) of the plane region which is inside the cardiod: r = 1 + cosO and outside the circle r =1. It's mass density is equal to it's distance from the pole..... I need someone who is way smarter than me to help with this one... please and ...
  5. Astronomy

    Consider the same asteroid initially in the asteroid belt at a distance 3 AU from the Sun, and 2 AU from Earth, which collides with Earth. As it falls towards Earth, it acquires kinetic energy (neglect its initial motion) both by being accelerated towards the Sun and towards ...
  6. calculus 2

    Find all points of intersection of the given curves. (Assume 0 ≤ θ ≤ 2π. Order your answers from smallest to largest θ. If an intersection occurs at the pole, enter POLE in the first answer blank.) r = 1 − cos θ, r = 1 + sin θ
  7. physics 211

    A deep-sea fisherman struggles to bring in a big salmon (see figure below). Find the force each hand must exert on the pole if the tension in the line is 159 N. Neglect the weight of the pole and assume that the force exerted by the left hand is directed along the horizontal...
  8. science help plzzz

    Multiple Choice 1. Which of Earth's spheres contains mountains, valleys, and other landscapes? (1 point) atmosphere biosphere geosphere hydrosphere 2. Which of the following are examples of destructive forces? (1 point) ice wind both ice and wind neither ice nor wind 3. Earth ...
  9. physics

    Two satellites are orbiting the Earth in stable circular orbits. Satellite A has a mass m and is located at a distance 2r from the center of the Earth. Satellite B has a mass 2m and is located at a distance r from the center of the Earth. Which one of the following statements ...
  10. physics

    a pole 10m long rests slantly against a vertical wall ab making 60 degrees with the horizontal (ground). find how faris the foot of the pole from the wall
  11. precal

    A pole 12 meters tall is perpendicular to level ground. A taut wire that is 20 meters long extends from the top of the pole to the ground. What is the angle of elevation, to the nearest degree, from the bottom of the wire to the top of the pole?
  12. science

    A bird sits on a pole and watches waves. The wave crests are 1.0 meter apart. If one wave crest passes the pole each second, what is the speed of the wave? . What is the period of the wave? . What is the frequency of the wave? . If the waves change so that the distance between...
  13. maths

    Q vertical pole and a tower are on the same level Ground.from the top of the pole angle of elevation of the top of the tower is 60 degree and the angle of depression od foot of the tower is 30 degree.find the height of the tower if the height of the pole is 20 meter
  14. trigonometry

    Solution of problem:from the top of a building 55 ft high, the angle of elevation of the top of a vertical pole is 12 degrees, At the bottom of the building, the angle of elevation of the top of the pole is 24 degrees. find the height of the pole.
  15. math:) Law of Sines

    A 6 ft. person is leaning against a pole. The person makes a 35 degree angle with the pole. He also makes a 50 degree angle with the ground. How tall is the pole? I am confused how to do this. Any help is greatly appreciated!
  16. geomertyy .

    when all four strings are parallel the the pole, how can you be sure the pole is vertical .
  17. geometry

    how long is a string reaching from the top of a 20 ft pole to a point 13 ft from the bottom of the pole?
  18. physics (Newton's Laws)

    If an acrobat who weighs 800 N is clinging to a vertical pole using only his hands, neither moving up nor down, can we determine the coefficient of static friction between his hands and the pole? Explain your answer. Please, help. Thank you
  19. science

    each end of a magnet is called a magnetic pole or simply pole.
  20. Math

    A street light is at the top of a 16 ft tall pole. A woman 6 ft tall walks away from the pole with a speed of 8 ft/sec along a straight path. How fast is the tip of her shadow moving along the ground when she is 30 ft from the base of the pole? How fast is the length of her ...
  21. Physical Science

    Need help with these questions: 1.When a calcium atom forms an ion, it loses two electrons. What is the electrical charge of the calcium ion? A.-2 B.-1 C.+2 D.+1 2.Which particle builds a static electrical charge when it is transferred from one object to the other? A.proton B....
  22. Geo

    How does latitude and Longitude affect the climate in St.Jonh. I don't get it??? St.John New Brunswick I mean. The longitude doesn't affect St. John's climate since it measures distance from east and west from the Prime Meridian. However, its latitude, about 45 degrees N, ...
  23. Math

    A street light is at the top of a 17 ft tall pole. A woman 6 ft tall walks away from the pole with a speed of 8 ft/sec along a straight path. How fast is the tip of her shadow moving when she is 30 ft from the base of the pole? Must be accurate to fifth decimal place. I have ...
  24. physics

    A man standing 15.0 ft away from a light pole which is an additional 85.0 ft from a building tries to estimate the height of the building which he has lined up with the top the light-pole. Since he knows that the light-pole is 20.0 ft tall and his line of vision is 5.00 ft ...
  25. Please help math

    A telephone pole is 55 feet tall. Jeri stands in the shadow of the pole. She is 66 inches tall, gut her shadow is 12 feet long. How far away from the telephone pole is she standing?
  26. Trig

    A guy wire attached to the top of an electric pole makes a 700 angle with the level ground. At a point 25 feet from the guy wire (farther away from the pole), the angel of elevation to the top of the pole is 420. How long is the guy wire?
  27. Trig

    A guy wire attached to the top of an electric pole makes a 70deg angle with the level ground. At a point 25 feet from the guy wire (farther away from the pole), the angel of elevation to the top of the pole is 42deg. How long is the guy wire?
  28. physics

    Determine the force per meter on a lightning bolt at the equator that carries 20 000 A and is perpendicular to the Earth’s magnetic field, 3x10-5 T. What is the direction of the force if the current is straight up and the Earth’s field direction is due north which is ...
  29. physics

    Determine the force per meter on a lightning bolt at the equator that carries 20 000 A and is perpendicular to the Earth’s magnetic field, 3x10-5 T. What is the direction of the force if the current is straight up and the Earth’s field direction is due north which is ...
  30. physics

    A student with mass 50 kg jumps off a high diving board.Using 6.0×1024 kg for the mass of the earth, what is the acceleration of the earth toward her as she accelerates toward the earth with an acceleration of 9.8 m/s2 ? Assume that the net force on the earth is the force of ...
  31. Spga

    if the angle of elevation of the sun is change from 45° to 60° then the length of shadow of the pole is deceased by 10 cm then height of the pole is
  32. Specialist maths

    'A pole casts a shadow 20 m long when the altitude of the sun is 49. Calculate the height of the pole.'
  33. science science science science science science

    The moon orbits around the earth.Which of the following keeps the moon traveling in the same path each time it orbits the earth? A.energ from the surroundings B.Pull of gravity between the moon and the earth C.orbits in space are pushing the moon towards the earth D.the winds ...
  34. Geometry

    A telephone pole is supported by a steel cable which extends from the top of the pole to a point on the ground 3 meters from its base. When Leah walks 2.5 meters from the base of the pole toward the point where the cable is attached to the ground, her head just touches the ...
  35. Physics

    The Earth has a mass of 5.97 x10^24 kg and the Moon has a mass of 7.36 x10^22kg. The average distance between the center of the Earth and the center of the moon is 3.84 x10^8m. (a) How far away would the Moon need to be for the magnitude of the gravitational force acting on it...
  36. math

    The Position of two A and B on the earth’s surface are (36°N, 49°E) and (360°N, 131°W ) respectively. (a) The difference in long between town A and town (b) Given that the radius of the earth is 6370, calculate the distance town A and town B. (c) Another town, C is 840 ...
  37. Math

    The Position of two A and B on the earth’s surface are (36°N, 49°E) and (36°N, 131°W ) respectively. (a) The difference in long between town A and town B (2 marks) (b)) Given that the radius of the earth is 6370, calculate the distance town A and town B. (c) Another town...
  38. math

    A telephone pole is 55 feet tall. Jeri stands in the shadow of the pole. She is 66 inches tall, gut her shadow is 12 feet long. How far away from the telephone pole is she standing.
  39. math

    A telephone pole is 55 feet tall. Jeri stands in the shadow of the pole. She is 66 inches tall, gut her shadow is 12 feet long. How far away from the telephone pole is she standing?
  40. math

    A telephone pole is 55 feet tall. Jeri stands in the shadow of the pole. She is 66 inches tall, gut her shadow is 12 feet long. How far away from the telephone pole is she standing?
  41. math

    A telephone pole is 55 feet tall. Jeri stands in the shadow of the pole. She is 66 inches tall, gut her shadow is 12 feet long. How far away from the telephone pole is she standing?
  42. Astronomy

    Earth is spinning along at 1,674 km/h at the equator. Use this number to find Earth's equatorial diameter.
  43. physics help!

    The earth attracts a large flying bug toward its center with a force of 0.10 Newtons. With what force does the bug attract the earth itself? 1. 1.0 N 2. 0.10 N 3. Trillions of Newtons 4. 10 N 5. We need the mass of the bug. 6. Zero; the earth attracts the bug, not the ...
  44. Physics

    Calculate the percentage of Earth’s gravitational force on the ISS astronauts while orbiting at an altitude of 248 miles above Earth’s surface. To do this, compare the gravitational force on an orbiting astronaut to the force on the astronaut here at Earth’s surface ...
  45. physics

    Find the ratio of the gravitational force on the Moon due to the Earth to the gravitational force on the Moon due to the Sun. (The mass of the Earth is 5.97 1024 kg, the mass of the Moon is 7.36 1022 kg, the mass of the Sun is 1.99 1030 kg, and the average Earth-Moon distance ...
  46. physics

    Find the ratio of the gravitational force on the Moon due to the Earth to the gravitational force on the Moon due to the Sun. (The mass of the Earth is 5.97 1024 kg, the mass of the Moon is 7.36 1022 kg, the mass of the Sun is 1.99 1030 kg, and the average Earth-Moon distance ...
  47. Physics

    Assume that in interstellar space the distance between two electrons is about 0.87 cm. The electric force between them are repulsive. Calculate the electric force between these two electrons. The value of the Coulomb constant 9 × 109 N · m2/C2 and the elemental charge is 1.6...
  48. Math

    A flag pole is supported by two wires, each attached to an anchor in the ground 10m from the base pole. The wires have angles of elevation of 37 degrees and 47 degrees
  49. Physical Science

    Many people mistakenly believe that the astronauts who orbit Earth are "above gravity." Earth's mass is 6×1024kg, and its radius is 6.38×106m (6380 km). Use the inverse-square law to find a height above Earth's surface at that the force of gravity on a shuttle is about 89 % ...
  50. Earth Science

    What would be the strongest gravitational force if an astronaut is between Earth and the Moon?
  51. trigonometry

    two pieces of wire stretched from the top, M of a vertical pole to the points L and N on the horizontal ground. the angle of depression of L from N =65 degrees. N is on the opposite side of the pole(from left)at an angle of depression of 72 degrees from M. Find the length of ...
  52. physics

    Suppose the Earth's orbit is divided in two by its minor axis as shown in the figure. How much longer in days does the Earth spend in one half than the other? The eccentricity of an elliptical orbit is defined as e:=a/c where c is the semi-major axis and a is the distance from...
  53. physics

    The force on a wire is a maximum of 6.00\times 10^{ - 2} {\rm{N}} when placed between the pole faces of a magnet. The current flows horizontally to the right and the magnetic field is vertical. The wire is observed to "jump" toward the observer when the current is turned on.
  54. Algebra II

    The force of attraction between the earth and some object is called the weight of that object. The law of gravitation states, then, that the weight of an object is inversely proportional to the square of its distance from the center of the earth. If a person weighs 120 lb on ...
  55. Algebra II

    The force of attraction between the earth and some object is called the weight of that object. The law of gravitation states, then, that the weight of an object is inversely proportional to the square of its distance from the center of the earth. If a person weighs 120 lb on ...
  56. Maths

    The shadow of pole at a particular time of day is 1√3 times the height of pole. What is the elevation of the source of light?
  57. physics

    Two wires run from the top of a pole 2.6 tall that supports a volleyball net. The two wires are anchored to the ground 2.0 apart, and each is 2.0 from the pole. The tension in each wire is 100. I do not understand how to setup work. if could show I would get better ...
  58. trig

    An electric pole is supported to stand vertically on a level ground by a tight wire. The wire is pegged at a distance of 6 meters from the foot of the pole. The angle that the wire makes the ground is three times the angle it makes with the pole.
  59. Science

    What the force of attraction between earth and objects on earth surface pesanteur..I need it English
  60. Geometry

    Michael is standing in the middle of a playground at night looking at the American flag at the top of the flag pole. If he knows he is 50 feet away from the base of the flag pole and his father told him the pole is 100 feet tall, what is the angle that Michael is looking up ...
  61. science

    A person who weighs 600 newtons on Earth would weigh only 100 newtons on the Moon. Which statement best explains why? A.The circumference of Earth is larger than that of the Moon. B.The density of Earth is greater than that of the Moon. C.The mass of Earth is greater than that...
  62. Physics

    Help me with this please A 6.0 m section of wire carries a current of 5.2 A from east to west in the earth's magnetic field of 1.0 × 10^-5 T at a location where the magnetic field points south. In which direction does the magnetic force act on the wire? north south up down
  63. Physics-Please check

    Posted by JulieAnne on Wednesday, January 5, 2011 at 5:15pm. Please check my two answers I was sitting in a park on a bench next to another person and I moved tow times the original distance between the two of us, the force of gravity between me and the other person would be: ...
  64. Physics

    Find the magnitude of the gravitational attraction force that the earth exerts on a 62-kilogram astronaut who is 8.00 X 10^7 meters away from the center of the earth. Useful numbers: M^earth=5.98 X 10^24kg; G=6.67 X 10^-11 N*m^2kg^-2 Please walk me through your steps, don't ...
  65. physics

    The relationship between magnetic force and magnetic pole strength is similar to the relationship between which of the following?. A) force, mass, and distance as in Newton's law of gravity.B) All of these.C) current, voltage, and resistance as in Ohm's law.D) Two of these.E) ...
  66. Weather

    Which factor has the biggest impact on Earth's seasons? A) Earth's revolution. B) Earth's elliptical orbit. C) Earth's tilt on its axis. D) Earth's distance from the Sun. ***
  67. Physics

    Assume that you havea mass of 65 kg. I you are standing on the surface of Earth, What is the force of gravitational attraction between you and the earth?
  68. Social Studies

    There are 8 languages on he peace pole that all state "may pece prevail on earth" what languages are used? I need help on this plz help thank u
  69. Pre- AP Physics

    The earth exerts a force of 1400 N on an orbiting communications satellite that is 35 mi above the Earth. What is the magnitude of the force the satellite will exert on the earth? Answer in units of Newtons
  70. third side

    If one angle and two sides of a triangle are given, how to find the third side? This is for solving a 9th grade geometry problem of finding the distance from earth to venus You can use a standard formula for the side of the triangle that must be mentioned somewhere in your ...
  71. high school

    The earth exerts a force of 1400 N on an orbiting communications satellite that is 35 mi above the Earth. What is the magnitude of the force the satellite will exert on the earth? Answer in units of N.
  72. physics

    The force of gravity at Earth's surface on an astronaut is 634N. What is the force of gravity on the same person at each of the following distances, in multiples of Earth's radius, from the centre of Earth? A)2 B)5 C)10 D)17.2
  73. Statics

    Two identical spheres of radius 80mm and mass 2 kg on the surface of the earth are placed in contact. Find the gravitational attraction between them.
  74. Physics

    Sally has a mass of 50.0kg and earth has a mass of 5.98X10^24kg. The radius of earth is 6.371x10^6m. A)What is the force of gravitational attraction between sally and earth? B)What is Sally's weight?
  75. physics

    How much work is required to lift a 600-kg satellite to an altitude of 4 * 10^6 m above the surface of the earth? The gravitational force is F=GMm/r^2, where M is the mass of earth, m is the mass of the satellite, r is the distance between them. The radius of the earth is 6.4...
  76. college

    The earth exerts a force of 2500 N on an or- biting communications satellite that is 30 mi above the Earth. What is the magnitude of the force the satellite will exert on the earth? Answer in units of N.
  77. physics

    a space probe launched from earth and orbits at a distance of 15,000 m from earth's center, the gravitational force is 500 N. What is the size of force when it is 25,000 m from earth.
  78. Earth Science

    How many hours of daylight occur at the following locations on the specified dates? March 22 ---------------- 40 degrees north 0 degrees 90 degrees south December 22 ---------------- 40 degrees north 0 degrees 90 degrees south
  79. Physics

    A capacitor has a capacitance of 55 pF. In the charging process electrons are removed from one ate and placed on the other plate. When the potential difference between the plates is 5.3 v how many electrons have been transferred?
  80. Trigonometry

    10. A person notices that the angle of elevation from where he is standing to the top of a pole is 40°. Then he backs up 12 feet and notices that the angle of elevation to the top of the pole is now 32°. How tall is the pole?
  81. Math

    Find the exact ratio of the equator to the distance around the Earth at latitude 45 degrees north. (Assume the Earth is a perfect sphere.)
  82. physics

    Sally has a mass of 58.0 kg and Earth has a mass of 5.98 1024 kg. The radius of Earth is 6.371 106 m. What is the force of gravitational attraction between Sally and Earth? What is Sally's weight?
  83. Geometry

    find the distance between the cities. Assume that Earth is a sphere of radius 4000 miles and that the cities are on the same longitude (one city is due north of the other) Dallas, Texas Latitude: 32* 47' 39" Omaha, Nebraska Latitude: 41* 15' 50"
  84. physics

    Calculate the force of gravity on a 12 kg mass if it were 6.4 106 m above Earth's surface (that is, if it were 2 Earth radii from Earth's center.)
  85. physics

    Calculate the force of gravity on a 12 kg mass if it were 6.4 106 m above Earth's surface (that is, if it were 2 Earth radii from Earth's center.)
  86. physics

    Calculate the force of gravity on a 10 kg mass if it were 6.4x10^6 m above Earth's surface (that is, if it were 2 Earth radii from Earth's center.)
  87. physics

    Calculate the force of Earth’s gravity on a spacecraft 2.00 Earth radii above the Earth’s surface if its mass is 1850 kg.
  88. science

    The earth exerts a force of 2200N on an orbiting communications satellite that is 35mi above the earth..What is the magnitude of the force the satellite will exert on the earth??
  89. physics

    An object in the vacuum of space orbits the earth at a fixed speed in a circular orbit several hundred miles above the earth. What can we conclude about the reaction force? I think the answer is B but not sure. a) That there is no reaction force-the net force on the object is ...
  90. Physics

    Two wires run from the top of a pole 2.6m tall that supports a volleyball net. The two wires are anchored to the ground 2.0m apart, and each is 2.0m from the pole. The tension in each wire is 100N. here are the dimensions. I do not understand how to setup work. if could show I...
  91. algebra

    a support wire 12 yardslong is attached to the top of a utility pole 10yards tall and is then stretched out. to the earest tenth of a yard,find how far from the base of the pole wire will beattached to the ground-breaking
  92. math

    on a sunny day, the sun ray meet the ground at an angle of 35 degrees. a pole casts a shadow 21.3m in length. how tall is the pole.
  93. physics

    An object in the vacuum of space orbits the earth at a fixed speed in a circular orbit several hundred miles above the earth. What can we conclude about the reaction force? Is A the correct answer? a) That there is no reaction force-the net force on the object is zero, so the ...
  94. physics

    1. It has been suggested that rotating cylinders about 11 mi long and 5.2 mi in diameter be placed in space and used as colonies. What angular speed must such a cylinder have so that the centripetal acceleration at its surface equals the free-fall acceleration on Earth? 2. If ...
  95. college

    Calculate the force of Earth's gravity on a spacecraft 12,800 km (2 Earth radii) above the Earth's surface if its mass is 1550 kg.
  96. earth

    Body on surface of earth weighs 400 lb. Radius of earth is about 4000miles. If same body were placed on 4000 mile high tower, what would its weight be
  97. math

    An electric pole is supported to stand vertically on a level ground by a tight wire. The wire is pegged at a distance of 6 meters from the foot of the pole. The angle that the wire makes the ground is three times the angle it makes with the pole. Calculate the length of wire ...
  98. Physics

    Use the following numbers for this question. MEarth 5.98e+24 kg MJupiter 1.9e+27 kg MSun 2e+30 kg Earth-Sun distance 150000000000 m Jupiter-Sun distance 778000000000 m rE 6380000 m rJ 69000000 m G = 6.67e-11 Nm2kg-2 the acceleration due to gravity at the surface of Jupiter has...
  99. Physics Please help!!!

    Mars orbits the Sun at a mean distance of 228 million km, in a period of 687 days. The Earth orbits at a mean distance of 149.6 million km in a period of 365.26 days. All answers should be in the range (0, 2pi) a) Suppose Earth and Mars are positioned such that Earth lies on a...
  100. Physics (please help!!!!)

    Mars orbits the Sun at a mean distance of 228 million km, in a period of 687 days. The Earth orbits at a mean distance of 149.6 million km in a period of 365.26 days. All answers should be in the range (0, 2pi) a) Suppose Earth and Mars are positioned such that Earth lies on a...
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